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Portraits 2017: Immigration & Diversity
"Most Ontarians remain comfortable with current levels of immigration and with the province’s growing diversity, and there is increasing support for welcoming those fleeing conflicts. These are some of the main findings in the latest report from Mowat’s Portraits 2017 survey series."
crhesi  radar  immigration  diversity 
5 weeks ago by jamesshelley
Build a Diversity & Inclusion Community of Practice (Thu, 22 March 2018)
In partnership with Cheshire Homes, Pillar is inviting the community to build on previous conversations and help build a Diversity & Inclusion Community of Practice.
crhesi  radar  inclusion  event  diversity  ldnont 
7 weeks ago by jamesshelley
All Are Welcome Here: United in Diversity (Mar 21, 11:45 AM)
"On March 21, 2018, as we celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, join us to 1) learn about the different forms and settings in which discrimination occurs; 2) discuss how we can combat racial, ethnic and religious discrimination personally and in our community; and 3) celebrate our efforts to create a more welcoming community."
event  crhesi  radar  inclusion  diversity  ldnont 
9 weeks ago by jamesshelley
All Are Welcome Here: United in Diversity (March 21)
"On March 21, 2018, the London & Middlesex Local Immigration Partnership and its partners will be hosting a free learning and informative session from 12-4:30 pm."
crhesi  radar  event  inclusion  diversity  ldnont 
10 weeks ago by jamesshelley
Income gap persists for recent immigrants, visible minorities and Indigenous Canadians
"The income gap for these groups barely budged between 2006 and 2016, narrowing by just two percentage points for Indigenous Canadians and recent immigrants and widening by one percentage point for visible minorities."
crhesi  radar  income  inequality  racism  diversity 
november 2017 by jamesshelley
CBC London: Hundreds push inclusion strategy to city hall: Watch three explain why
"City Council will vote on endorsing the Community Diversity and Inclusion Strategy this month"
crhesi  radar  inclusion  diversity  anti-oppression  ldnont 
august 2017 by jamesshelley
"[I]f you...focus on inclusion and diversity, you don’t truly understand: assimilation ≠ liberation."
"When we talk about diversity and inclusion, we necessarily position marginalized groups as naturally needing to assimilate into dominant ones, rather than to undermine said structures of domination. Yes, we need jobs; we need education; we need to access various resources. What we don’t need is to relegate ourselves to the position of depending on someone else to offer us inclusion and access to those resources."
crhesi  radar  inclusion  diversity  critical  liberation  assimilation  allyship 
march 2017 by jamesshelley
London Community Diversity and Inclusion Strategy · Draft Recommendations
"This report provides an update on the Community Diversity and Inclusion Strategy process, including a summary of the work completed by the volunteer Champions over the past three months. It also recommends a number of next steps in the development process."
crhesi  radar  diversity  inclusion  ldnont 
march 2017 by jamesshelley
City of London's Community Diversity & Inclusion Strategy
"It has been identified that the City of London should play a leadership role in the development of the strategy, but in a way that empowers the voices of others. The consultation process was designed to provide extensive opportunities for open community engagement to gain resident input."
crhesi  consultation  diversity  racism  ldnont  radar 
november 2016 by jamesshelley

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